The industry-recognized CCC Professional Cloud Administrator certification provides you a hands-on, practical approach to Cloud provisioning for administrators and touches upon all the aspects of administering Cloud services. The training covers best practices on Cloud administration, Open Source, as well as global vendor standards.

Once the certification exam is passed, you are awarded a diploma and digital badge officially recognizing you have achieved the CCC Professional Cloud Administrator certification and are now a member of the Cloud Credential Council’s global community.



The following departments benefit from CCC Professional Cloud Administrator-certified professionals:



Research & Development



CCC Professional Cloud Administrator jobs include:

Network Administrators

Senior Operators

Service Desk Managers

Systems Administrators 



There are no formal prerequisites; however, it is recommended that participants have achieved the Cloud Technology Associate certification (or its equivalent) from the Cloud Credential Council and that participants are familiar with key cloud concepts and terminology.


Three days


Outline for Professional Cloud Administrator Certification Training

Module 1: Cloud Resource Administration and Provisioning 

Fundamentals of Cloud Administration 

Cloud Workload Analysis and Capacity Planning 

Administering Cloud Technologies 

Cloud Resource Provisioning 

Virtual Storage 

Cloud Marketplaces


Module 2: Scalable and Elastic Administration

Cloud Scalability Administration

Cloud Elasticity Administration


Module 3: Cloud Interoperability & Portability

The Need for Interoperability and Portability

Strategic Planning for Interoperability and Portability 


Module 4: Strategic Policy Design for Cloud Usage and Compliance 

Policy Management and Control

Service Level Management

Metering and Billing Management

Privacy and Data Management 


Module 5: Business Continuity Strategies and Disaster Recovery for Cloud

Business Continuity

Disaster Recovery 


Module 6: Cloud Security Fundamentals

Fundamental Security Threats

Cloud Security Administration

Security Standards 


Module 7: Federated Controls and Strategies for Multiple Cloud and Non-cloud Administration

Federated Identity Management

Systems Management

Service Level Management

Broker Platform 


Module 8: Performance Measures, Monitoring and Optimization in Production

Lifecycle Management

Management and Administration Policies

Monitoring and Reporting

Infrastructure Benchmarking

Availability and Performance

Usage and Accounting